Few of us can afford to sit around all day at the nail salon, so thankfully there are do-it-yourself options from brands as well-known as Essie to the newcomer we love, Ciate. While 2013 was a year filled with vibrant color, it also has given us pop-inspired nail art such as Tom Bachik’s designs that Zooey Deschanel rocked at the Golden Globes (the Film Strip moment). But plain colors, and solids including the luscious red from Chanel’s Holiday 2013 Collection (Rouge Rubis) were quite popular in 2013, so a bling-y version of some dependable solids from the year would be an a-okay way to ring in 2014.
Here are three beautiful and elegant ways to kick off 2014, as far as digits are concerne
The presents have been opened and the mistletoe stashed, but the holiday season isn’t over yet—and New Year’s Eve is here. Chances are your sparkly outfit is ready but what about your hair? Check out these tips for transitioning from 2012 to 2013 with belle of the ball style.
If you have longer hair, you are in luck; you can take the no-fuss approach to luxurious waves. Wear your hair in a braided bun during the day and when the clock approaches party time, take it out. Loosen up the braids with your hands and spritz with Sebastian Professional Trilliant ($19.95) to keep your hair shiny and your waves intact. Formulated with rock crystal extract, the product gently conditions your
The tree is down, all the ornaments packed away, and the red and green gift wrap is in the closet. It’s time for your big night out on the town. New Year’s Eve is all about the glam and BITB wants to keep you gorgeous all night long. Bring out the big guns and turn up the glitz. Makeup artist and Neutrogena Cosmetics Ambassador Amy Oresman, reminds you to “make your eyes stand out” and create the ideal base for any look with “healthy, clear glowing skin.”
It’s All in the Prep
Start the night off right preparing your skin for a little sparkle and glitz. Use Neutrogena Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelettes ($6.99) to clean your complexion and ready the canvass. It’s a special